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Category: States

03 May

Tulsa Oklahoma Ahhhh… The great state of Oklahoma. So many fond summer memories in the humid heat. Traversing beautiful forested regions with my friends discovering all adventure the countryside has to offer. So much to do and so much to see in this state dubbed “Native America.” From diverse natural beauty throughout the state to […]

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16 February

Green New Deal – Top States and Counties for a Career in Wind In a previous blog, I provided a general overview of two of the fastest growing occupations in America, both of which are green occupations. In this blog, I’ll break down the regional hotspots (in America) for the #2 fastest growing occupation, Wind […]

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14 February

Green New Deal – Top States and Counties for a Career in Solar In a previous blog, I provided a general overview of the two fastest-growing occupations in America, both of which are green occupations. In this blog, I’ll break down the regional hotspots (in America) for the #1 fastest growing occupation, Solar Photovoltaic Installers […]

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30 January

OJT for Green New Deal In her town hall meeting last night, presidential candidate Kamala Harris highlighted the significance of green occupations. If fact she mentioned installation and maintenance of wind turbines and solar panels as the two fastest growing occupations in the American economy over the next several years. Here is the video excerpt. […]

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17 August

Top Occupations and their Locations In an earlier blog, I created a composite ‘desirability’ index for 2026 occupations, based on their rankings for growth, number employed, and salary. In this blog, I use the location quotient to identify the top states and top metropolitan areas for the five top occupations (on the desirability index). The […]

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04 August

How Alabama Benefits from the Decision at Blue Origin to Build Rocket Engines in Huntsville Rocket City, Alabama The recent announcement by Blue Origin is all set to bring in 342 new jobs in the manufacturing sector in lieu of the $200 million investment to build a rocket engine in Alabama. Blue Origins, a privately […]

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04 May

Job Gaps by State If I were looking for a job somewhere in the US, I’d go where the pay is the best and the competition for those jobs is the lowest. Of course, I’d also consider the overall desirability of the area and whether or not I am willing to relocate, but I’ll leave […]

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